STATEMENT/16/1892  24-05-2016 - Joint Statement on the outcomes of the World Humanitarian Summit 
European Commission - European Commission - Statement Brussels, 24 May 2016 On the occasion of the World Humanitarian Summit on 23-24 May in Istanbul, Turkey, Kristalina Georgieva, Vice-President of the European Commission, Neven Mimica, Commissioner for International Cooperation and Development and Christos Stylianides, Commissioner for Humanitarian Aid and Crisis Management, have issued the...
IP/16/1847  23-05-2016 - European Union commits to action at the World Humanitarian Summit 
European Commission - Commission - Press release European Brussels, 23 May 2016 At the World Humanitarian Summit in Istanbul, the European Union has committed to strengthen prevention and preparedness, improve the international response and help find solutions to support an overstrained humanitarian system.
IP/16/1829  20-05-2016 - European Union helps reshape international assistance at the World Humanitarian Summit 
European Commission - Commission - Press release European Brussels, 20 May 2016 Over 50 world leaders and 5 000 humanitarian, development and political stakeholders gather on 23-24 May, in Istanbul, to share responsibility to reverse the trend for increasing humanitarian needs and improve the effectiveness of response.
MEMO/16/1853  20-05-2016 - The European Union at the World Humanitarian Summit: Priorities and Commitments 
European Commission - European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 20 May 2016 The European Union at the World Humanitarian Summit: Priorities and Commitments What is the World Humanitarian Summit? The first-ever World Humanitarian Summit (WHS) takes place on 23-24 May 2016, in Istanbul, in response to an unprecedented increase of people affected by...
IP/16/1661  04-05-2016 - European Commission appoints a new Director-General to its department for International Cooperation and Development 
European Commission - - Press release European Commission Brussels, 4 May 2016 Today, the European Commission appointed Stefano Manservisi as Director-General of its department for International Cooperation and Development (DG DEVCO) as of 16 May. Mr Manservisi, an Italian national, is currently Head of Cabinet of High Representative/ Vice-President Federica Mogherini.
STATEMENT/16/1612  28-04-2016 - Vice-President Georgieva welcomes European Parliament approval of 2014 EU Budget implementation 
European Commission - European Commission - Statement Brussels, 28 April 2016 The European Parliament today approved the European Commission's implementation of the EU budget in 2014, granting the so-called "discharge" with an overwhelming support.
IP/16/1591  27-04-2016 - European Commission appoints a new Director-General to the Publications Office of the European Union 
European Commission - - Press release European Commission Brussels, 27 April 2016 European Commission appoints a new Director-General to the Publications Office of the European Union Today, the European Commission appointed Rudolf Strohmeier as Director-General of the Publications Office of the European Union as of 1 May.
IP/16/1371  15-04-2016 - European Commission appoints new Head of Representation in Rome 
European Commission - - Press release European Commission Brussels, 15 April 2016 Today, the European Commission appointed Beatrice Covassi as the new Head of the European Commission's Representation in Italy. Ms Covassi, who will take up office on 16 April 2016, brings to the post a solid experience of over 15 years in...
IP/16/1347  12-04-2016 - European Commission appoints new Directors-General to lead its departments for Informatics and for Interpretation, names three Deputy Directors-General 
European Commission - - Press release European Commission Brussels, 12 April 2016 Today, the European Commission appointed Ms Gertrud Ingestad as Director-General of its department for Informatics (DG DIGIT) and Ms Florika Fink-Hooijer as Director-General of its department for Interpretation (DG SCIC).
IP/16/1101  31-03-2016 - European Commission appoints new Head of Representation in Warsaw 
European Commission - - Press release European Commission Brussels, 31 March 2016 Today, the European Commission appointed Marek Prawda (PhD) as the new Head of the European Commission Representation in Poland. Dr Prawda, who will take up office on 1 April 2016, brings over twenty years of diplomatic experience to the post.